Friday, April 9, 2010

child you're tender; your name's a whisper

Child I love you
I'm ever so fond of you
-Sinead O'Conner

It's been a crazy busy week.  I have had a hard time keeping up.


But it's been all good things. 


It's been a week filled with children and all that children entail.


Including a birthday:

6th birthday

{She begged for this cake and then dressed to match it.  Ah, the pleasures of turning 6.}

The cake idea is from here and here.


and a summer-like day.  It hit 93 degrees and broke all kinds of records.  When that happens, you are required to drop everything and take everyone to the park.  So that's what we did.

And now I'm going to go relax.  Have a great weekend!


Leigh said...

wow - that first photo - looks like a portrait. you capture so much in your photos - I love them!
and that cake - WOW! it's a rainbow INSIDE too???? when do you find the time? are you secretly baking at 2am???? ;)

Trinity (of haiku tofu) said...

Nice cake! The twins look so precious!

Jessa said...

Oh my goodness - look at that cake!! I am envious with how much talent, in all areas, that you have SPILLING out of you!! You go Girl! xo

vanessa said...

Ok that pictures makes me want to go swing on the swings right now :)

Maegan Beishline said...

That is a GREAT cake! Enjoy all the nice weather...soak it up like, well, sunshine!!!

mindy said...

only you could bake this amazingly beautiful super fun cake! if it doesnt come in a box, i can't make it :) did she get her sleepover wish?

pixie said...

the twins!! look at them! so beautiful. and that birthday girl. *swoon*.


Dallas and Krista said...

That cake is the most perfect 6 year old cake that I have ever seen. And dressing to match? Now that is fancy. Happy birthday little Abs- you are sweet and you are good and your Auntie loves you all way over here in Japan. XOXO.